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How to make a test of favicon in Selenium?

I have a task to check presence of the favicon on the page. How to do it? I use Selenium WebDriver. I made in the same way, addressed according to the link "http://my_site.com/favicon.ico", and ...
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Page factory performance

Does page factory affect on performance for test execution when we have a lot of elements with @FindBy? We use Java as a programming language.
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How to get color of java table row/cell with QTP/UFT (java swing application)?

I need to test that the color of java table row has changed to some specific value. But till now I see no solutions of getting this property. Let's assume that jTableObj is OR or DP representation of ...
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How to send key '(' and '!' to Selenium Web Driver?

I was trying to do write a test a case for a website that takes in the Java code , compiles it and runs it. However, while writing the test case , the text-area that takes input did not have all the ...
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How to Create “Runnable jar” file for deployment? [closed]

i have one selenium project, i need to deploy as jar file how to do that? i used following tools/api's Selenium Web driver+java poi JXL TestNG AUT Reporter i don't have Main Method. Runnable jar ...
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Running application doesn't execute any code but opens a new window

I am trying a build an automated testing framework, using Selenium WebDriver to simply login a website. However, when I run the following code, the only thing that happens is a new internet explorer ...
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How to mark all the checkboxes with Selenium Webdriver using Java?

I want to mark all the checkboxes in a page using selenium webdriver? How can I implement that?
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Which testing library this code comes from?

Which testing library this code comes from and what anti-patterns it contains? private String toString(int status) { switch(status) { case 1: return "SUCCESS"; case 2: ...
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Need to get the value from h1 tag

Need xpath for the below script where i need to store the number 3: <div class="col-xs-4"> <div class="col-xs-8"> <small class="stat-label"> <a style="color:#fff;" href="...
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Spring framework to write Selenium Automation framework [closed]

I don't know it would be good idea. So I am looking for PROS and CONS of making Selenium Framework using Spring Framework. I have not come across a single forum/post/tutorial about this idea. If its ...
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How to handle multiple columns of Data from Excel using Apache POI for Selenium WebDriver

I am new to Selenium WebDriver and I am automating an end to end test. My doubt here is, all the data for the test is stored in an excel file which contains more than 15 columns of data. Each @Test ...
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How to use chrome Plugins in Selenium WebDriver

I want to use chrome Plugins like what font, full page Screen capture. in one of my project, can we write the code for it? using Selenium web-driver + java. i am still on search, is there any work ...
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Is writing unit tests difficult for me as a QA engineer?

I currently work as a QA engineer and work a lot with Java, Selenium and test automation. But, unit tests are something the developers have been doing and something that I fear. Is it difficult? Do ...
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Cannot Instantiate class error - Selenium WebDriver

I am facing this 'Cannot insantiate class' error on running one of my test cases in Selenium webdriver using Java. Below is the class of the functionality of the test, package Pages; import java....
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What language is required when learning Selendroid?

I want to learn Selendroid. I do not know what language I need to know before starting with selendroid. I know selenium using Java. For selendroid, do I have to learn android?
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How to retrieve automated Test case names from Testlink

We are using Test link & Selenium webdriver for automation, we are updating the results of execution to Testlink once the execution completed. We would like to retrieve the Test cases from Test ...
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Stuck at NoSuchElement exception in selenium

I have a form which requires its data consists of textbox, combo box etc and finally i need to save. Please find below outer HTML pattern of save button: <input type="submit" name="ctl00$...
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Get runtime property for the same element

When we enter text in google search textbox it auto-suggest the options, the objects changes. Now I want to click the Search button which was earlier Google Search. I have created the Google Search ...
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How to find out which languages are supported by a website?

I am facing a problem while doing localization testing using selenium web driver and java,how to find out the languages supported by a web page? what i want to achieve is following 1. Enter the URL ...
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Handle conflicts in parallel execution of jUnit testruns using the same database

I am actually working on how to manage the execution of many jUnit classes calling the same database, the tests interact using Web-services. If it is possible, it would be a great help if you would ...
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What set of toolkits and frameworks should I learn to be considered as a good tester

I am very new at testing, so my apologies in advance if my question is very primary. I started my job as a Tester 4 months ago. I am using Java, Selenium and Sikuli to write tests for applications. I ...
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Unit testing with external files

I started writing unit tests recently and need to test reading fields in a spreadsheet (.xlsx and .xls), my biggest question is: Should I create a spreadsheet by code using Apache POI or use external ...
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How difficult is selenium and test-automation in general? [closed]

How difficult is it to start writing test-scripts for someone who has been coding in Java? I've been hearing a lot about test-automation, selenium, test-script and so on but I cant get my hands on ...
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Compare if the output values are sorted or not using tree map and comparator

import java.util.Collections; import java.util.List; import org.openqa.selenium.By; import org.openqa.selenium.WebDriver; import org.openqa.selenium.WebElement; import org.openqa.selenium.firefox....
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TestNG showing as test passed even if assertion fails

I use below Java code to check if test fails @Test public void myMethod(){ .. .. Assert.assertEquals(condition1,condition2); }catch(AssertionError e){ e.printStackTrace(); } Even if condition1 and ...
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Logging every action with custom “debug” method. Good idea?

I'm creating my first full framework using Selenium and TestNG and recently implemented the ability to have logging enabled which will track every action (before and after). public class CustomLogs { ...
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How to calculate DOM size in web application using chrome profiler?

I am doing performance testing of a single page web application.How to calculate DOM size in web application using chrome profiler?
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Script Progression Status on browser

Is there any method available to get status of script execution(passed/failed) on the current browser window itself? e.g.May be a JavaScript popup after script completion or script waiting pop up when ...
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Executing on a selected node in selenium grid

I have one scenario i.e.. I have one web view to take all actions(click,send-keys,opening new window) and locator types(ex: xpath,id,name and cssClassName) with these values I am going to create a ...
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How to select hidden dropdown list in selenium webdriver with java?

I am trying to select the item from dropdown in selenium webdriver using java, but not able to select it. Its showing element not found exception and in html tag drop down is hidden. html code are: ...
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How to move inside else not to catch? [closed]

i am using selenium with java public void main(String args[]){ try{ if(ele.isDisplayed) { syso("test1"); } else { syso("test2"); } } catch(Exception e){ ...
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Can selenium driver detect which platform it is running in

I need to verify that a certain condition happens on different platforms, e.g. a link of an app for iphone only happens on ios devices, and similarly, a link of an app for android only happens on ...
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Downloading a file in Internet Explorer through Selenium

I have to automate a case in which I have to download an Excel file using Selenium IDE.I have done this in Firefox by using custom profile feature which automatically downloads file and saves it into ...
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how to compare my app battery usage to other apps usage?

I have built a navigation app (android and iOS) I want to automatically\manually test its battery consumption while navigating from A to B. And compare it to the battery consumption of external apps ...
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How to iterate a list of WebElements and print the values one by one to perform some action

List<WebElement> allLinks = driver.findElements(By.xpath("//div[@class='datepicker']/div/table/tbody/tr/td/table/tbody[2]/tr/td[@class='' or @class='datepickerSaturday' or @class='...
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Appium vs Espresso for Android Automated Testing

For last few weeks, I was using appium(python) for android testing but yesterday we have decided to shift to Expresso(Java) for automated testing. There are couple of reasons why we are making this ...
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Issue with losing focus of “hover” command when the mouse is outside of the active window

If I automate mouse actions using Selenium2/Webdriver in combination with Firefox 12, I can easily get the "mouse" to move to and hover over a context menu so the sub-menus are seen. However, if I ...
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Where to store XPath variables

Where should I store XPath variables - in a class or in an external file? What are the (dis)advantages of these approaches?
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Cannot click on Upload button due to new browser window that opens at run time only

I want to click on the Upload button but when the script runs this click event triggers a new browser to open which I cannot simulate when I try to test it manually. I deliberately click on Start ...
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How can i avoid or fix time outs in Selenium Java?

I'am using Selenium with Standalone Server (V2.48.2) with NetBeans and using Firefox (V44.0). I have tried different ways to get this fixed, but its an error that appears to be random in different ...
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Selenium opens browser and loads page, then stops

Selenium opens browser and loads page, then stops. I have inherited a selenium project with no internal documentation and I'm a bit stuck on how to get it up and running (I am new to Selenium). We've ...
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Get element by cursor position in selenium

I'm writing an automation testing framework using Selenium. I am trying to Locate which element my cursor is pointing to. for eg. there are two textbox textbox1 and textbox2. If I perform a tab swift ...
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How to Clear Cookies in Selenium?

In Our application while testing Manually we clear Cookies (Ctrl+Shift+Del), How can I automate this step? Note: We are using Java
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Automation - Testing the Contents in EMail

In my application I am supposed to test/fetch the data and contents of the E-Mail received after triggering the Schedule. How can I automate this scenario using Selenium web-driver ?
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How can I get the android window size using Java as programming language? [closed]

How to detect the screen size for different android phones? I want the coordinate values like startx, starty, endx, endy. With that I can use the swipe method which takes these coordinates as ...
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Which test execution framework for Java has the highest test coverage?

I found TestNG failing occasionally and when I started to investigate I found it has little test coverage. It looks like the test framework itself is poorly tested. Which other test execution ...
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selenium.ElementNotVisibleException: Element is not currently visible

I am working on selenium, while running Java code I tried to access a text box from the web page but selenium.ElementNotVisibleException: Element is not currently visible and so may not be interacted ...
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Using Selenium Webdriver For Firefox Testing

I have been doing research into implementing Selenium Webdriver (currently version 2.49) for testing on Firefox. Currently I am capable of testing Chrome with the framework, but would like to extend ...
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ArrayBound Exception Error [closed]

When I execute the following program it displays an array bound exception: import java.io.BufferedReader; import java.io.IOException; import java.io.InputStreamReader; public class Array { ...
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Where to find complex test scripts using Selenium/WebDriver? [duplicate]

I am looking for complex test cases that will challenge my WebDriver Java skills. Does anyone have such an example? Links? Own test cases that has put your automation skills to the test?